Tecumseh Council approved the implementation of a financial subsidy for the installation of a backwater valve device on the internal plumbing system in existing homes in the Town of Tecumseh.
The subsidy consists of up to 80% of the total cost to install a backwater valve, to a maximum of $800 and is a proactive step in reducing the risk of basement flooding.
The Town’s Backwater Valve Installation Subsidy is available to Tecumseh residents.
The Town’s Foundation Drain Disconnection Subsidy is also still in effect, offering a financial subsidy to residents in Tecumseh to disconnect foundation drains from the sanitary sewer, up to 50% of the cost, $1,060 maximum.
For additional information, please contact the Director, Public Works & Environmental Services noted below
For infomration on the application process contact:
Public Works Clerk
Phone: 519-735-2184 Ext. 142
Dan Piescic, P.Eng.
Public Works & Environmental Services
Phone: 519-735-2184 Ext. 140